Great Lakes and Seaway Shipping Boatnerd Quiz
By Colt Edin
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1. What schooner barge sank on Lake Erie during the Black Friday storm?
  Checotah
  D. L. Filer
  Moonlight
  Exile

2. What is the last surviving vessel of the Hawgood fleet?
  J. B. Ford
  Spanky Paine
  Southdown Challenger
  E. M. Ford

3. Which fleet owned a vessel named after the nephew of vessel builder James Davidson?
  Tomlinson
  Pioneer Steamship Co.
  Pittsburgh Steamship Company
  Interlake Steamship Company

4. What vessel, largest boat on the lakes in 1892, sank on Lake Michigan in 1914?
  Merida
  James B. Colgate
  W. H. Gilbert
  M. J. Bartelme

5. What was the Lemoyne (I) launched as?
  Paisley
  Glenmohr
  Canadian Triumph
  Glen

6. What boat was known as the "Wandering Ghost" of the Great Lakes?
  Steel Products
  Bannockburn
  Jupiter
  Wesee

7. When the Douglass Houghton was launched, what was the arrangement of it's stacks?
  One, in stern of boat.
  Two, one ahead of the other, in stern of boat.
  One, in middle of boat.
  Two, in stern of boat, side by side.

8. What Great Lakes vessel owner and namesake died aboard the Titanic?
  Eber Ward
  Chester Massey
  Philip Minch
  E. G. Crosby

9. In which Lake Superior port did the Wasaga meet it's demise?
  Copper Harbor
  Duluth/Superior
  Thunder Bay
  Marquette

10. A disaster on which ship caused the greatest loss of life in Great Lakes history?
  Eastland
  Phoenix
  Edmund Fitzgerald
  Algoma

11. For which fleet did the Courtney Burton start it's life?
  Cleveland Cliffs
  Shenango
  National Steel
  Jones and Laughlin

12. Which of these boats were not built for use through the Welland Canal?
  Keybell
  John H. Price
  Battleford
  The Harvester

13. Which of these fleets never painted their boats with a green hull?
  Shenango
  Cleveland-Cliffs
  Colonial Steamships, Ltd.
  Erie Sand

14. What was the last crane ship to bear the USS logo on it's stack?
  Mancox
  Shasta
  William J. Filbert
  Clifford F. Hood

15. What was the last composite hulled boat on the Great Lakes?
  Yankcanuck
  Starbuck
  Westland
  Edward Chambers

16. What Canadian vessel was laid down as a tanker but launched as a bulk freighter?
  Stadacona
  Georgian Bay
  Nipigon Bay
  John E. F. Misener

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